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Maghrebi origin of early south Iberian Neolithic

Quaternary Research Volume 77, Issue 2, March 2012, Pages 221–234 The Mesolithic–Neolithic transition in southern Iberia Miguel Cortés Sánchez et al. New data and a review of historiographic information from Neolithic sites of the Malaga and Algarve coasts (southern Iberian Peninsula) and from the Maghreb (North Africa) reveal the existence of a Neolithic settlement at least from 7.
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Europeans = Neolithic farmers, Mesolithic hunter-gatherers and "Ancient North Eurasians" (etc.)

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog (7 months ago)

A new preprint on the bioRxiv reports ancient DNA from a Mesolithic European hunter-gatherer from Luxembourg whose mtDNA was published a few years ago and a Neolithic European LBK farmer from Germany, as well as several Mesolithic h... Read Post

Ancient DNA from Neolithic Sweden (Skoglund et al. 2012)

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog (2 years ago)

A new paper in Science solidifies the case for migration as the cause for the diffusion of agriculture in Europe. Discontinuity between early Neolithic farmers and Mesolithic foragers in Central Europe had provided strong hints abou... Read Post

Ancient mtDNA from Cardial culture (early Neolithic Iberia)

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog (3 years ago)

Molecular Ecology DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05361.x Ancient DNA from an Early Neolithic Iberian population supports a pioneer colonization by first farmers C. GAMBA et al.The Neolithic transition has been widely debated particul... Read Post

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